The Lakers have given up on all efforts to obtain Chris Paul. The reason for the Lakers' withdrawal was not immediately known. Except to us Knick fans.
We know Paul will not sign an Extension...except with the New York Knicks. However, ESPN is reporting :
The Lakers will receive unspecified draft considerations from the Mavericks in exchange for Odom, whose contract slots into the Mavericks' trade exception created in their three-team trade earlier Saturday that sent Tyson Chandler to New York.
ALL SIGNS POINT TO AMARE, MELO, CHANDLER " RECONSTRUCTING THEIR CONTRACTS BY AT LEAST 3 MILLION A PIECE ALONG WITH LANDRY FIELDS, TONEY DOUGLAS AND BALKMAN'S EXPIRING... AND PERHAPS OUR ROOKIE SHUMPERT TO GO TO NOH WITH FUTURE CONSIDERATIONS TO MAKE CP3 A KNICK!
LETS HOPE THIS HAPPENS SOONER THAN LATER... AND IF IT DOES HAPPEN..... MELO, AMARE , CHANDLER AND PAUL PLAYED THIS LIKE A VIOLIN!
SWEET! SWEET! SWEET! LETS TALK ABOUT IT TOMORROW ON LIVE RADIO AT KNICKSFANATICS BLOG TALK RADIO. TILL THEN....ONE LOVE!